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The Resource Dreamers, discoverers & dynamos : how to help the child who is bright, bored, and having problems in school, Lucy Jo Palladino

Dreamers, discoverers & dynamos : how to help the child who is bright, bored, and having problems in school, Lucy Jo Palladino

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Dreamers, discoverers & dynamos : how to help the child who is bright, bored, and having problems in school
Title
Dreamers, discoverers & dynamos
Title remainder
how to help the child who is bright, bored, and having problems in school
Statement of responsibility
Lucy Jo Palladino
Title variation
Dreamers, discoverers, and dynamos
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A clinical psychologist explains that millions of children with dazzling intelligence think divergently--overflowing with many ideas--while schools, organized activities, and daily life reward convergent thinking, which focuses on one idea at a time
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Cataloging source
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Palladino, Lucy Jo
Dewey number
649.15
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Creative thinking in children
  • Divergent thinking
  • Creative ability
  • Child rearing
  • Child rearing
  • Creative ability
  • Creative thinking in children
  • Divergent thinking
Label
Dreamers, discoverers & dynamos : how to help the child who is bright, bored, and having problems in school, Lucy Jo Palladino
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: The Edison trait. New York : Times Books, ©1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-300) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Your child's inventive mind. Does your child have the Edison trait? -- Children who are divergent-thinking-dominant -- The nature of attention -- Part 2. Eight steps to help your Edison-trait child. Step one. Believe in your child -- Step two. Watch what you say -- Step three. Build a parent-and-child team -- Step four. Encourage your child's interests -- Step five. Teach your child self-control -- Step six. Coach your child to learn how to achieve -- Step seven. Take care of yourself -- Step eight. Take care of your family -- Part 3. A parent's guide to resources. Your Edison-trait child at school -- What is ADD? -- Professional diagnosis, testing, and counseling -- Medicating a child who has ADD: a personal decision -- Controversial theories and methods -- Part 4. Your child's future. Edisonian leaders of the Information Age
Control code
ocm40652728
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Ballantine Books ed.
Extent
xxiv, 310 pages
Isbn
9780345405739
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Lccn
98096660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40652728
Label
Dreamers, discoverers & dynamos : how to help the child who is bright, bored, and having problems in school, Lucy Jo Palladino
Publication
Note
Originally published: The Edison trait. New York : Times Books, ©1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-300) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Your child's inventive mind. Does your child have the Edison trait? -- Children who are divergent-thinking-dominant -- The nature of attention -- Part 2. Eight steps to help your Edison-trait child. Step one. Believe in your child -- Step two. Watch what you say -- Step three. Build a parent-and-child team -- Step four. Encourage your child's interests -- Step five. Teach your child self-control -- Step six. Coach your child to learn how to achieve -- Step seven. Take care of yourself -- Step eight. Take care of your family -- Part 3. A parent's guide to resources. Your Edison-trait child at school -- What is ADD? -- Professional diagnosis, testing, and counseling -- Medicating a child who has ADD: a personal decision -- Controversial theories and methods -- Part 4. Your child's future. Edisonian leaders of the Information Age
Control code
ocm40652728
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Ballantine Books ed.
Extent
xxiv, 310 pages
Isbn
9780345405739
Isbn Type
(Paperback)
Lccn
98096660
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40652728

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